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BPD arrests four in Internet prostitution sting

BRADENTON — After viewing adult services ads online, Bradenton Police Department investigators set up meetings with several women at a local hotel resulting in four arrests.

Detectives found adult services ads on the online classified Web site Craigslist and called the women to set up meetings at the Holiday Inn Express, 4450 47th St. W., according to arrest reports.

Using audio and video equipment. detectives recorded meetings in which the women offered an undercover detective sex in exchange for money, according to reports.